Become Barb: 6 Life Hack Videos You'll Need In Prep For Halloween

6 October 2016, 15:47 | Updated: 17 July 2017, 12:21

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By Liam Dryden

Stuck for costume, makeup or even pumpkin ideas? Let our list of Halloween life hacks sort you out!

It's never too early to start planning for Halloween; but now that we're already a week into October, it's time to get in gear. We already know you're planning a "Stranger Things" costume, but what about everything else? Don't leave your decorations, snacks and jack-o'-lanterns to the last minute; follow our carefully curated video list of Halloween life hacks to have the best holiday ever!


All the costume stores are going to be packed this month. Why wait in line for hours to spend loads of money on something you'll wear once? Let Grace Helbig show you how to make your Sexy Ghost costume at home!



What do balloons, a Sharpie, and toilet paper have in common? No, not that, don't be gross. You can use them all to make some great Halloween decorations in a pinch! LEt Emma and Mike from How To Adult show you how...


Make-up looks

If you're stuck for time, you might turn to Pinterest for some quick and easy spooky make-up ideas. But how well do they work? Luckily RachhLoves is here to test for you!



Turns out there are way more things to use a pumpkin for on Halloween than just carving it into a lantern. Did anybody thing of turning one into a beer holder before now? Well the Crazy Russian Hacker has got you sorted with this and plenty of other cool pumpkin tips!



Admit it: Either you or members of your squad are gonna be doing "Stranger Things" costumes this Halloween. Well have any of you forgotten about "stand-out character" Barb? Here's the tutorial you've always wanted from Angela Lanter, to recreate Barb's iconic pre-brutally murdered look!



Admit it; if you're planning a Halloween party, you might be struggling for spooky food ideas (nobody's falling for the "peeled grapes are eyeballs" bit anymore). How about a quick and easy recipe from our pal Zoe?


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